Shelly Haywood is the newest member of the
A two-time All-Big West conference selection at
Now in her third year of coaching, she was given the LPGA’s highest coaching honor in October 2005 and was awarded the National Coach of the Year, and was the recipient of the LPGA’s Western Section Coach of the Year in 2005. She was also nominated for NGCA's Assistant Coach of the Year in her first two years at
An accomplished player and teacher, Haywood was a member of the West Coast Ladies Tour from 2002-04. In 2004, she also earned two top ten finishes in the Colorado Women's Open and the Nevada Women's Open. Since moving to
Coaching is not new to Haywood as she previously served as the head girls golf coach at Tucson's Rincon High School, where she led the team to a third place finish at the state championship in her first year as coach. She enjoys cycling, working out, traveling with her husband and spending time with their two cats. She would eventually like to compete in a triathlon.
Haywood is a graduate of